Division of Emergency Medicine

Jonathan Sherbino


Professor of Medicine, Assistant Dean of Health Professions Education Research,
McMaster University



Education and Professional Standing

Dr. Sherbino is the Assistant Dean, Health Professions Education Research, Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University. He is a professor of medicine, McMaster University. Jonathan is the past chair of the Specialty Committee for Emergency Medicine, Royal College of Physicians &Surgeons of Canada.

Jonathan is a Clinician Educator, co-editing the CanMEDS 2015 Framework and co-hosting the Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) podcast (Key Literature in Medical Education) podcast with an audience in more than 40 countries. He has published more than 150 papers and 9 books. Jonathan is an award-winning teacher, including the national 2018 Canadian Emergency Medicine teacher of the year.

His research focuses on competency-based medical education and clinical reasoning.

Research Interests

An adjunct scientist with the Program for Education Research and Development, McMaster University, Jonathan’s scholarship focuses on clinical reasoning, competency-based medical education, and systematic education design.


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